1)Kidney stones. It is very useful for flushing the kidneys and urinary tract. It also relieves spasms of the smooth muscle in the walls of the internal organs, making it valuable for gallbladder problems.
2)Urinary tract infections. Misai Kucing has the anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. Thus, drinking Misai Kucing tea is able to treat urinary tract infections.
3)Rheumatism and gout. Rheumatism and gout are the bane of many elderly in this modern age due to increased meat/protein consumption and a sedentary life. These conditions involve a build-up of acid and metabolic wastes within the muscles and joints. This leads to reduced circulation around joint which results in painful swelling in addition, in time may lead to joint destruction. By consuming Misai Kucing, it is able to help to remove the metabolic waster from our body and thus relieving rheumatism.
4)Circulatory disorders. Misai Kucing is the remedy for blood vessels and circulatory problems.
5)Diabetes. Misai Kucing is able to help to stabilize a diabetic’s sugar levels.
6)High blood pressure. Misai Kucing inhibits blood platelet from sticking together. It is also used to reduce cholesterol and high blood pressure.
7)Inflamation. Misai Kucing has anti inflammatory and anti alergic properties that can help to reduce swelling.Research showed that it has anti-inflammatory agents that are not steroids. It is also believed to enhance the functioning of the immune system and reproductive system.